In this post, we will understand the difference between website and a portal −
It is a location on the internet.
It can be accessed with the help of a URL (uniform resource locator).
It is generally owned by an organization.
The user can’t interact with a website.
It doesn’t necessarily belong to a knowledge domain.
The information sources don’t have to be updated frequently.
It helps provide a single point of access.
At this access point, the traffic is limited, and is given to a specific set of users only.
It is user-centric.
It provides a two-way communication between user and portal.
It acts as a gateway to a domain of specific knowledge.
The information sources have to be regularly updated